Tag: Primary

NJ-07: Kean gets backing of top House Republican; rival Becchi makes ‘Maggie’s List’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s abundantly clear who the national Republican Party wants to run in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District next fall. “Tom Kean is the kind of leader that we need in Congress,” said GOP House Minority Leader Kevin Read More

ELECTION 2020: Vineland mayor throws support behind NJ-02’s Fitzherbert

VINELAND, N.J. – GOP House hopeful Brian T. Fitzherbert recently nabbed a surprise endorsement from Vineland Mayor Anthony Fanucci in his quest for the 2nd Congressional District Republican nomination. Fanucci praised Fitzherbert on the Cumberland County-based WVLT Cruzin’ 92.1 program Read More

NJGOP says Gottheimer, facing a challenge from the Left, isn’t welcome in its ranks

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrat incumbent Josh Gottheimer is facing a primary challenge in NJ-05 from the Left (Councilwoman Arati Kreibich of Glen Rock). It’s a sign of the times. NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt issued a statement on Monday explaining that Read More

NJ-07: Becchi announces primary challenge to Kean on NJ 101.5

EWING, N.J. – Rosemary Becchi is running for Congress, announcing her long-expected decision on Bill Spadea’s N.J. 101.5 program on Tuesday morning. Becchi will need to face-down state Senate GOP Leader Tom Kean Jr. – a popular party leader who’s Read More

Election 2020: Pascrell primary challenger believes there’s only 10 years left to save Earth

PATERSON, NJ – One of North Jersey’s veteran Democrat politicians is getting a primary challenge from the far-left next year, the latest sign that the Democrat Party’s hard-left turn isn’t slowing down. “I am running for Congress because I can no Read More